BC Mental Health and Addictions Research Institute
Susan Baer

Dean Elbe

Clinical Instructor
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
UBC – BC Children’s Hospital
Phone: 604-875-3550
Email: [email protected]

Description of Research Program

My research pertains to the development of clinical tools for clinicians and members of the public to obtain factual information about drug interactions between prescription medications and substances of abuse.

Research Information

Mental Illness / Substance

Addiction, Mental disorders (e.g., Anxiety disorders, ADHD, mood disorders, psychotic disorders)

Area of Research

Drug interactions, Drug therapy, Pharmacotherapy

Keyword Terms

Addiction, Drug interactions, Drug therapy, Pharmacotherapy of mental disorders

Selected Publications

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Elbe D, Macbride A and Reddy D. Focus on Lisdexamfetamine: A Review of its use in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2010;19(4):303-14.

Ronsley R, Elbe D, Smith DH and Garland EJ. Do Hospital and Community SSRI Usage Patterns in Children and Adolescents Match the Evidence? J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2010;19(3):218-26.